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Kofi Annan deceased

With great sadness we received the news of the death of Kofi Annan. The passing away of the former Secretary General of the United Nations, great diplomat and advocate of human rights is a great loss to the world.

In 2004 Kofi Annan was awarded...

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Roosevelt Four Freedoms Awards uitgereikt

Woensdag 16 mei 2018 werden in aanwezigheid van de Koninklijke Familie en 500 gasten in de Nieuwe Kerk in Middelburg de Roosevelt Four Freedoms Awards uitgereikt.

De Laureaten van dit jaar: Erol Önderoglu – Freedom of Speech, Bishop Paride...

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Presenters 2018 Four Freedoms Awards known!

On 30 April the chairman of the Roosevelt Foundation and King's Commissioner in the Province of Zeeland, Mr. Han Polman, announced who will present the Four Freedoms Awards to the 2018 Four Freedoms Awards Laureates on 16 May in Middelburg....

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Prof. Dr. Ruud Lubbers deceased

On 14 February we received the sad news of the death of FFA-Laureate Ruud Lubbers. He was 78 years old. A great statesman has passed away.

On 3 April 1995 Ruud Lubbers received the International Franklin Delano Roosevelt Four Freedoms Award for...

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Asma Jahangir deceased

It was with deep regret that we learnt the sad news of the passing away of Asma Jilani Jahangir. A great advocate of human rights is lost to Pakistan and to the world. We remember her amongst others as founder of the Human Rights Commission in...

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